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  • Books Received
Brooks de Vita, Alexis, The 1855 Murder Case of Missouri v. Celia, An Enslaved Woman: An Exercise in Historical Imagination (Lewiston, NY: Mellen Poetry Press, 2010).
Dirck, Brian R., Abraham Lincoln and White America (Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2012).
Dubois, Laurent and John D. Garrigus, Slave Revolution in the Caribbean, 1789-1804: A Brief History with Documents (New York: Bedford/St. Martin's, 2006).
Coles, David J. and Stephen D. Engle, eds., A Yankee Horseman in the Shenandoah Valley:The Civil War Letters of John H. Black, Twelfth Pennsylvania Cavalry (Knoxville: The University of Tennessee Press, 2012).
Cooper, William J., We Have the War Upon Us: The Onset of the Civil War, November 1860- April 1861 (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2012).
Emerson, Jason, Mary Lincoln's Insanity Case: A Documentary History (Champagne: University of Illinois Press, 2012).
Gallagher, Gary W. and Rachel A. Shelden, eds., A Political Nation: New Directions in Mid-Nineteenth Century American Political History (Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2012).
Gerteis, Louis S., The Civil War in Missouri: A Military History (Columbia: The University of Missouri Press, 2012).
Gillespie, Michele, Katherine and R.J. Reynolds: Partners of Fortune in the Making of the New South (Athens: The University of Georgia Press, 2012).
Johnson, Andre E., ed., An African American Pastor Before and During the American Civil War: The Literary Archive of Henry McNeal Turner (Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen Press, 2010).
Levine, Bruce, The Fall of the House of Dixie: How the Civil War Remade the American South (New York: Random House, 2013).
Miller, Randall, ed., Lincoln & Leadership: Military, Political, and Religious Decision Making (New York: Fordham University Press, 2012).
Nagel, Daniel, Von Republikanischen Deutschen zu Deutsch-Amerikanischen Republikanern (St. Ingbert: Röhrig University Press, 2012).
Newsome, Hampton, John Horn, and John G. Selby, eds., Civil War Talks: Further Reminiscences of George S. Bernard & His Fellow Veterans (Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2012).
Niven, John, The Coming of the Civil War: 1837-1861 (Wheeling, IL: Harlan Davidson, 1990).
Post, Charles, The American Road to Capitalism: Studies in Class-Structure, Economic Development, and Political Conflict, 1620-1877 (Leiden: Brill, 2011).
Sheppard, Jonathan C., By the Noble Daring of Her Sons: The Florida Brigade of the Army of the Tennessee (Tuscaloosa: The University of Alabama Press, 2012). [End Page 158]
Tompkins, Kyla Wazana, Racial Indigestion: Eating Bodies in the 19th Century (New York: New York University Press, 2012).
Williams, Frank J. and Michael Burkhimer, ed., The Mary Lincoln Enigma: Historians on America's Most Controversial First Lady (Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois University Press, 2012).
Williams, George Washington, A History of the Negro Troops in the War of the Rebellion 1861-1865 (New York: Fordham University Press, 2012).
Witt, John Fabian, Lincoln's Code: The Laws of War in American History (New York: Free Press, 2012).
Woodworth, Steven E. and Charles D. Grear, eds., The Chattanooga Campaign (Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois University Press, 2012).
Zimmerman, Dwight Jon, The Hammer and the Anvil: Frederick Douglass, Abraham Lincoln, and the End of Slavery in America (New York: Hill and Wang, 2012). [End Page 159]


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